수요일

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 水曜日, from  (“water”) and 曜日 (“day of the week”)., from Latin dies Mercurii (“day of Mercury”), through Indian astrology in the fifth century as Sanskrit saumyavāra (saumya, “of the planet Mercury”) into Buddhist astrology in the eighth century as 水曜日 (, “water”, the Buddhist element associated with the planet Mercury).

Proper noun[edit]

수요일 (suyoil) (hanja 水曜日)

  1. Wednesday

Synonyms[edit]

  • abbreviation: (su, “Wed.”, )

See also[edit]

(days of the week) 일주일 (ilju-il)의 일곱 요일 (yoil); 월요일 (woryoil), 화요일 (hwayoil), 수요일 (suyoil), 목요일 (mogyoil), 금요일 (geumyoil), 토요일 (toyoil), 일요일 (iryoil) (Category: ko:Days of the week)